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The Company

Top Glove is the world's largest manufacturer of gloves. Founded by Tan Sri Dr Lim Wee Chai and Puan Sri Tong Siew Bee in 1991, it was listed on the Second Board of Bursa Malaysia in March 2001, then promoted within 14 months to the Main Board in May 2002. On 28 June 2016, Top Glove was also listed on the Mainboard of the Singapore Exchange. The company exports to more than 2000 customers in over 195 countries worldwide.

Business and Manufacturing Activities

Top Glove manufactures and exports the following glove products:

  1. Latex Examination Gloves (Powdered/Online Chlorinated Powder-Free/ Polymer Coated Powder-Free)
  2. Nitrile Examination Gloves (Powdered/ Online Chlorinated Powder-Free/ Polymer Coated Powder-Free)
  3. Accelerator Free Nitrile Examination Gloves
  4. Moisturizing Nitrile Examination Gloves
  5. Chemotherapy Nitrile Examination Gloves
  6. Biodegradable Nitrile Examination Gloves
  7. Nitrile Disposable Kids Gloves
  8. Vinyl Examination Gloves
  9. Coloured Gloves (Latex/ Nitrile)
  10. Flavoured (Mint) Gloves
  1. Surgical Gloves (Latex/ Nitrile)
  2. Wet Donning Latex Surgical Gloves
  3. Double Donning Surgical Gloves
  4. Polyisoprene Surgical Gloves
  5. Polychloroprene Surgical Gloves
  6. Cleanroom Gloves (Latex/ Ntrile)
  7. Household Gloves
  8. Industrial Gloves
  9. High Risk Gloves (Latex/ Nitrile)
  10. CPE & TPE Gloves
  11. Food Handling Gloves
  12. Dental Dam
  13. Exercise Band

In-House Brands

  • Top Glove
  • TG Medical
  • Great Glove
  • Masterguard
  • Top Care
  • Top Feel
  • DuraDam
  • DuraBand

Board of Directors

Executive Chairman : Tan Sri Dr Lim Wee Chai
Managing Director : Dato Lee Kim Meow
Executive Director : Puan Sri Tong Siew Bee
Executive Director : Lim Hooi Sin
Executive Director : Lim Cheong Guan
Independent Non-Executive Director: Tan Sri Dato' Seri Utama Arshad bin Ayub
Independent Non-Executive Director: Tan Sri Rainer Althoff
Independent Non-Executive Director: Dato' Lim Han Boon
Independent Non-Executive Director: Datuk Noripah Kamso
Independent Non-Executive Director: Sharmila Sekarajasekaran
Independent Non-Executive Director: Tay Seong Chee Simon
Independent Non-Executive Director: Datuk Dr Norma Mansor


Financial Information

Authorised Share Capital: RM 800 million
Issued & Paid-up Capital: RM 788, 371, 483 (as at 30 April 2019)
Sales: RM 2.4 Billion (as at 28 February 2019)
Market Capitalisation: RM 12.4 billion (as at 30 April 2019)
Component Stock: MSCI Global Standard Index, FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI Index, FBM 100 Index, Emas Index, FBM Emas Syariah Index, FTSE4Good Bursa Malaysia Index and Singapore Exchange


Operational Figures

As at May 2019

Workforce: 18,000 employees for the whole Group
Factories: 40 Factories [35 in Malaysia, 4 in Thailand & 1 in China]
Number of Production Lines: 648 production lines
Production Capacity: 60.5 billion pieces per annum
Market Share: Approximately 26 % of the estimated world consumption